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Spicy Cashew Chicken Stir-fry

Some days I wonder if I’ll ever get sick of stir-fry. We stir-fry-it-up at least once a week around here. No joke. If you were to ask my girls…...

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Classic Macaroni Salad + Homemade Dressing

This weekend is always bittersweet. Warm weather, picnics, barbecues and friendly weekend cookouts with adult beverages are soon coming to an end here in Michigan. And I’m a little...

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Homemade Pickled Banana Peppers

I haven’t seen my counter tops in weeks. So that might be a teensy bit of an exaggeration. But between my neighbor Charlie and his Cadillac-sized zucchinis and our...

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Triple Berry Kefir Smoothie

This summer I’ve been changing a few things. Like posting a little less because it’s my first summer that I haven’t had to drive into work and I wanted...

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Brown Butter Peach Cobbler

Brown butter makes the world go round. Brown butter in cookies or cake. Over vegetables. Brown butter mixed with breadcrumbs. And now brown butter in my cobbler. The list goes on...

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

I feel like I owe you a big fat apology for there being zero chocolate recipes since ohhhh APRIL!? That is just absurd. Good thing I came with a...

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Crispy Baked Kale Chips + Quick Curry Ketchup

I was expecting not to like these. I’ve heard so many people say they LOVE kale chips… but for some reason I’ve been dragging my feet on making them....

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Everything Baked Pita Chips

Pita chips are the best. Homemade baked pita chips are even better. Like times a million. I once paid seven dollars and ninety-nine cents for a bag of name...

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Roasted Garlic Kale Hummus + Let Them Eat Kale Cookbook Giveaway!

Look at that color. I mean come the heck on?! It’s the most gorgeous shade of green I ever did see. And if the color doesn’t woo you then...

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Sweet Potato Home Fries

This may have been my best idea yet. Are you ready? Here it is: I make a huge batch of sweet potato home fries, pop them into a Tupperware...